Is there a way to shorten this script? (100 graphics and 200 lines of text)

William de Smet williamdesmet at gmail.com
Tue May 8 14:57:03 EDT 2012


Thanks everyone for the contribution!

I first tried Mark Schonewille's script and that one works immediately.
My app is almost finished now.
Now searching the forum for a way to use AirPrint (but that one seems
sort of impossible at the moment).

greetings,

William


2012/5/8 Dar Scott <dsc at swcp.com>:
> Whoops.  Still not right.  The line number has to go up twice as fast as the object number.
>
> This can be done with a separate loop variable or doing some math on the repeat loop variable.
>
> It might be easiest to count graphic objects and then calculate the lines as (2*i-1) and (2*i)
>
> Dar
>
> On May 8, 2012, at 12:38 PM, Paul Dupuis wrote:
>
>> repeat with i = 1 to 200 step 2
>>  put "d"&i into tObjectName
>>  set the backgroundcolor of grc tObjectName to the text of line i of fld "in"
>>  set the foregroundcolor of grc tObjectName to the text of line i+1 of fld "in"
>> end repeat
>>
>>
>>
>> On 5/8/2012 2:32 PM, John Dixon wrote:
>>> repeat with i = 1 to 200 step 2
>>>>  set the backgroundcolor of grc "d1" to the text of line i of fld "in"
>>>>  set the foregroundcolor of grc "d1" to the text of line i+1 of fld "in"
>>>> end repeat
>>
>> --
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